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Sunset Club archives
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Description
The collection consists of the business records of the Sunset Club of Los Angeles from its inception in 1895, and currently updated through 2010.
Background
The Sunset Club was started in Los Angeles in 1895 by Charles Dwight Willard (1866-1914), along with Charles Fletcher Lummis, W.C. Patterson, Bert Estes, and Fred L. Alles. It was modeled on the Sunset Club of Chicago as a men's social organization.
Extent
Approximately 700 items
Restrictions
The Huntington Library does not require that researchers request permission to quote from or publish images of this material, nor does it charge fees for such activities. The responsibility for identifying the copyright holder, if there is one, and obtaining necessary permissions rests with the researcher.
Availability
Some items are restricted to the use of Sunset Club members. The rest of the collection is open to qualified researchers by prior application through the Reader Services Department. For more information, please go to the following website.